Arizona Civic Exchange—CivEx—helps Arizonans deepen their commitment to public service, grapple with complex problems, and explore different viewpoints.
All CivEx sessions are built to emphasize discussion with presenters and among participants. The program is open to the public on a registration basis.
The Road to Proposition 400 Extension
Wednesday, May 25
Join us Wednesday, May 25 at 2:00 p.m. for a CivEx conversation hosted by Valley Partnership President and CEO Cheryl Lombard on recent bipartisan efforts to extend Proposition 400, the regional tax for transportation set to expire in 2025..
The webinar will feature Flinn-Brown Fellows Audra Koester Thomas (2011) and Chandler Mayor Kevin Hartke (2014), who will provide insight into the new transportation investment plan approved by Maricopa Association of Governments in 2021. The webinar will include special guests Arizona Senator Tyler Pace and Tim Bourcet, vice president of government and community affairs, Greater Phoenix Economic Council.
Lighting Up the Future: Digital Equity Ecosystems
Wednesday, June 22
Please join us on Wednesday, June 22, at 2 p.m. as 2013 Flinn-Brown Fellow Erin Carr-Jordan hosts a deep dive into how the state is addressing its focused approach to achieving digital equity, including leveraging technology to connect the under and unconnected and improve process efficiencies.
She will be joined by a panel of state and national organizations engaged in strategic initiatives to expand access and value and participation through increased connectivity. Registration coming soon.